Country Intelligence: Report: Japan

August 2013
Japan Country Monitor;Aug2013, p1
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The article offers information on economic forecasts for Japan as of August 1, 2013. It states that the Liberal Democratic Party government led by Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe promoted roughly 2% of gross domestic product (GDP) of the country. It mentions that the aggressive expansion of the Bank of Japan (BoJ) will lead to positive inflation in conjunction with the tax increase in consumption. Furthermore, tax revenues will be increased by fast economic growth.


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